Proverbs 15:6

6 The house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings ruin.

Proverbs 15:6 in Other Translations

KJV
6 In the house of the righteous is much treasure: but in the revenues of the wicked is trouble.
ESV
6 In the house of the righteous there is much treasure, but trouble befalls the income of the wicked.
NLT
6 There is treasure in the house of the godly, but the earnings of the wicked bring trouble.
MSG
6 The lives of God-loyal people flourish; a misspent life is soon bankrupt.
CSB
6 The house of the righteous has great wealth, but trouble accompanies the income of the wicked.

Proverbs 15:6 In-Context

4 The soothing tongue is a tree of life, but a perverse tongue crushes the spirit.
5 A fool spurns a parent’s discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence.
6 The house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings ruin.
7 The lips of the wise spread knowledge, but the hearts of fools are not upright.
8 The LORD detests the sacrifice of the wicked, but the prayer of the upright pleases him.

Cross References 2

  • 1. S Proverbs 8:21
  • 2. S Proverbs 10:16
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